Tag: hawker culture

Part of helping hawker culture survive is willingness to pay more for hawker fare

Singapore—While the country’s hawker culture has been recognized as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO, the future of Singapore’s hawkers and hawker...

Lim Tean: Is “Hawkerpreneurship” programme the best Govt can offer?

Singapore — Referring to recent news about a new “Hawkerpreneurship” programme for aspiring ITE and polytechnic graduates, lawyer and opposition politician Lim Tean has...

Heng Swee Keat reminds everyone to “thank our hawkers”

Singapore—Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat, along with other members of the East Coast GRC team, paid a special visit to the Bedok Marketplace...

Nicole Seah: Best way to support East Coast hawkers is to shine a light...

Singapore—With the country’s hawker culture recently being added to the Unesco list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in mind, Workers’ Party (WP) politician...

S’pore hawker culture officially added to Unesco list of intangible cultural heritage

Singapore – After nearly three years since application, Singapore's hawker culture has officially been added to the Unesco Representative List of the Intangible Cultural...

K F Seetoh: 5,400 available F&B jobs are of no real help to hawkers

Singapore — On Wednesday morning (Sept 23), food guru K F Seetoh commented on reports that about 5,400 jobs were available in the food...
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WP MP Leon Perrera appeals to residents to eat at Serangoon Garden Market before...

Singapore—The Workers’ Party’s Mr Leon Perera  (Aljunied GRC) made an appeal on Sunday (Sept 20) inviting the residents of the area to have one...

“Virtual hawker center” aims to fill gaps left open by coronavirus pandemic

Singapore—The hawker culture is such a big part of Singaporeans’ every day life that living without it is almost unimaginable. Unfortunately, the coronavirus pandemic forced...

Fishball Story outlet provides pay-it-forward meals for those in need

Singapore—As the coronavirus pandemic continues, people’s financial woes have deepened. And yet, different ways of offering kind and generous acts to those in need...

Amid coronavirus crisis, Michelin-listed hawker stall fights for survival

Singapore—Hawker food is part of Singapore’s DNA, and some have said that the country’s street food is not only the best in Asia, but...
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